New Zealand Travel & Tourism

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10 Best Day Trips From Christchurch

Friday, September 6th, 2019

Akaroa Lighthouse

Day trips can be a great way to see some of the countryside without having the hassle of relocating your accommodations as you go. Staying in Christchurch and want to know the best places to head out for a day of adventure and fun? We are here to help! Read on for our 10 best (read more)

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Top Tips For Travelling On A Budget In NZ

Monday, August 26th, 2019

Mt Cook Horse Trek

A holiday in New Zealand doesn’t have to cost the earth – with a little planning and careful consideration you can save big on transport, activities, food and accommodation. The diversity of NZ’s tourist industry means it caters just as well to people on a tight budget as those enjoying a luxury holiday. In fact (read more)

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New Zealand Winter Getaway Ideas

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Cathedral Cove, NZ

If you’re finding the cold weather is getting you down, a winter getaway could be exactly what you need to recharge the batteries. In New Zealand there are so many places to escape to during the winter months with everything from snow-capped mountains to lush forests and windswept beaches to choose from. Travelling New Zealand’s (read more)

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Summer Activities Auckland 2019 – 2020

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Aerial View Over Waitemata Harbour

With beautiful sandy beaches, hot sunny days and water everywhere you turn, summertime in Auckland is simply the best time to get the most out of this amazing city. Explore the sights and sounds of New Zealand’s ‘city of sails’ and soak up some sun this summer in Auckland. Read on for our suggestions on (read more)

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Waitangi Treaty Grounds – The Complete Guide

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Waitangi Treaty Grounds Aerial View

Recently declared the country’s first official ‘National Historic Landmark’ thanks to Heritage New Zealand, a visit to the Waitangi Treaty Grounds are a simply must-do when visiting the Auckland, Bay of Islands or the Northland regions. Situated just north of Paihia, the Treaty Grounds are a very scenic 3 hours’ drive from Auckland and just (read more)

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SkyCity Auckland And The Sky Tower

Friday, July 19th, 2019

Auckland Cityscape Sunrise

It’s hard to miss the prominent Sky Tower as it takes pride of place on the Auckland skyline, however this now iconic structure is only one part of the much larger SKYCITY Auckland entertainment complex. Under the SkyCity umbrella you will also find three world-class hotels, a fantastic dining precinct including 15 restaurants and 5 (read more)

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Road Trip Guide – Northland, New Zealand

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Paihia Wharf

Explore beautiful sub-tropical Northland at your leisure with affordable Auckland car rental from USAVE. Check our tips on some of the best places to visit in the region.

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10 Best Auckland Cafes 2019

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

Barista Making Coffee

Looking for the best café in Auckland for your next coffee, snack, brunch or lunch fix? As a city with so many excellent cafes and eateries it can be tricky to know just where to go – take it from the locals and find your next favourite café with our break down of the 10 (read more)

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Top 20 Free Or Cheap Things To Do In Auckland

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Wynyard Quarter, Auckland

Maxed out the budget and need to find some free or cheap things to do in Auckland? Look no further – we have sorted through the best of the best and found 20 great free activities, attractions and places to go in Auckland. 1. Visit One Tree Hill And Cornwall Park Neighbouring parks that when (read more)

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10 Best Day Trips From Auckland

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Sunrise At Summit Track Mount Maunganui

Heading out of the city for a day can be a great way to change the pace a little and recharge the batteries. Being centrally located, Auckland is one of the best places to discover exciting new destinations within easy driving distance without the need for costly overnight stays. Need a quick rundown on the best (read more)

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